Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central Indiana
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
348 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.DISCUSSION...
After a dry and pleasant day today...a much more active and stormy
pattern will develop for much of the week and into next weekend. A
nearly stationary frontal boundary will remain in the Ohio Valley
for much of the week with multiple rounds of heavy rain and the a
growing potential for flooding possible into next weekend. Much
warmer temperatures are expected Monday and Tuesday with cooler
but still mild weather for the second half of the week.

INZ062-063-069>071-182115-
Monroe-Brown-Martin-Lawrence-Jackson-
Including the cities of Bloomington, Bedford, and Seymour
348 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (25-35 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 51.
   24 hr trend......16 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........44-52 percent.
   24 hr trend......37 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (2900-31300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......800-2300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50 percent) until 2100, then
                    mostly cloudy (65-75 percent). Chance of rain
                    after 0200 until 0400, then rain.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....43-48.
   24 hr trend......16 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........75-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (700-20300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......100-1300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Rain until 1300, then
                    chance of rain.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 68.
   24 hr trend......18 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........63-73 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (7700-54200 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......500-2200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 20 to 25 mph.


$$

INZ047-182115-
Marion-
Including the city of Indianapolis
348 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (25-35 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 48.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........49-56 percent.
   24 hr trend......25 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (1800-25500 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......500-1800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (25-35 percent) until 2300, then
                    mostly cloudy (65-75 percent). Chance of rain
                    after 0200 until 0400, then rain.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 42.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........80-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (1100-10300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......100-600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain until 1300.
                    chance of rain after 1300.
LAL.................2.
Max temperature.....Around 65.
   24 hr trend......17 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........70-78 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (7200-43300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......400-1700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 25 mph.


$$

INZ037-039-046-048-054>056-182115-
Boone-Hamilton-Hendricks-Hancock-Morgan-Johnson-Shelby-
Including the city of Shelbyville
348 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (25-35 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 48.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........46-58 percent.
   24 hr trend......28 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (900-27000 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......300-1900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (25-35 percent) until 2300, then
                    mostly cloudy (60-70 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain after 0100 until 0200, then chance of rain
                    until 0400, then rain.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....40-45.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........80-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......14 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (600-10300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......100-800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain until 1300.
                    chance of rain after 1300.
LAL.................2.
Max temperature.....63-68.
   24 hr trend......17 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........68-79 percent.
   24 hr trend......22 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (5400-44700 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......400-1800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 25 mph.


$$

INZ021-028>030-035-036-182115-
Carroll-Warren-Tippecanoe-Clinton-Fountain-Montgomery-
Including the cities of Lafayette, Frankfort, and Crawfordsville
348 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 47.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........49-58 percent.
   24 hr trend......25 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (800-29600 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......300-2100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (25-35 percent) until 2400, then
                    mostly cloudy (65-75 percent). Chance of rain
                    after 0100 until 0300, then rain likely until
                    0400, then rain.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 41.
   24 hr trend......16 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........80-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (1400-11200 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......100-500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 15 to 20 mph.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain until 1300. rain
                    likely after 1300.
LAL.................2.
Max temperature.....Around 64.
   24 hr trend......16 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........73-81 percent.
   24 hr trend......22 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (9700-24400 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......500-1100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 25 mph.


$$

INZ031-038-182115-
Howard-Tipton-
Including the city of Kokomo
348 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (30-40 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 46.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........53-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (800-26700 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......600-1900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40 percent) until 0100, then
                    mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Chance of rain
                    after 0200 until 0400, then rain.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 40.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........86-96 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (2300-10000 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......200-500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 20 mph.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (95-100 percent). Rain until 1300. rain
                    likely after 1300.
LAL.................2.
Max temperature.....Around 63.
   24 hr trend......18 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........73-81 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (9400-21300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......400-1000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 25 mph.


$$

INZ040>042-049-182115-
Madison-Delaware-Randolph-Henry-
Including the cities of Anderson and Muncie
348 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (30-40 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 46.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........53-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......26 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (1600-26300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......700-1900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40 percent) until 2400, then
                    mostly cloudy (65-75 percent). Rain after 0100.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 40.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........80-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (2100-10100 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......200-500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 15 to 20 mph.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain until 1300.
                    chance of rain after 1300.
LAL.................2.
Max temperature.....Around 64.
   24 hr trend......18 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........73-78 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (4900-37400 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......300-1300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 25 mph.


$$

INZ057-065-182115-
Rush-Decatur-
348 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (30-40 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 49.
   24 hr trend......13 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........50-56 percent.
   24 hr trend......24 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (1400-24200 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......700-2100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (25-35 percent) until 2300, then
                    mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Rain after 0100.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 42.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........83-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......14 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (600-8600 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......100-500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain until 1300, then
                    chance of rain.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 66.
   24 hr trend......18 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........68-78 percent.
   24 hr trend......19 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (7800-39900 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......400-1500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 25 to 30 mph.


$$

INZ043>045-051>053-182115-
Vermillion-Parke-Putnam-Vigo-Clay-Owen-
Including the city of Terre Haute
348 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (20-30 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 49.
   24 hr trend......13 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........46-58 percent.
   24 hr trend......35 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (800-27600 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......300-2000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50 percent) until 2400, then
                    mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Chance of rain
                    after 0100 until 0300, then rain likely until
                    0400, then rain.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....41-46.
   24 hr trend......18 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........77-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......17 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (800-10700 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......100-700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 15 to 20 mph.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain until 1300.
                    chance of rain after 1300.
LAL.................2.
Max temperature.....63-68.
   24 hr trend......17 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........65-78 percent.
   24 hr trend......23 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (8800-49900 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......500-1900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 25 mph.


$$

INZ060-061-067-068-182115-
Sullivan-Greene-Knox-Daviess-
Including the city of Vincennes
348 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (20-30 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 52.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........44-56 percent.
   24 hr trend......37 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (2800-31500 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......500-2300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (35-45 percent) until 2000, then
                    mostly cloudy (65-75 percent). Rain after 0100.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 46.
   24 hr trend......19 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........75-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......17 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (800-11000 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......100-900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 15 to 20 mph.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Rain until 1300.
                    chance of rain after 1300.
LAL.................2.
Max temperature.....Around 68.
   24 hr trend......16 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........65-75 percent.
   24 hr trend......22 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (8900-58300 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......500-2100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 25 to 30 mph.


$$

INZ064-072-182115-
Bartholomew-Jennings-
Including the city of Columbus
348 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (30-40 percent).
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 51.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........48-54 percent.
   24 hr trend......31 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (1400-31500 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......700-2300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40 percent) until 2300, then
                    mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Rain after 0100.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 44.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........80-89 percent.
   24 hr trend......17 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to poor (500-8600 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......100-700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Rain until 1300, then
                    chance of rain.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 68.
   24 hr trend......17 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........63-73 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (8000-47400 knot-ft).
Mixing height.......500-1900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 25 mph.


$$


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Cloudy with chance of rain. Lows around 60. Highs in
the lower 70s. South winds around 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cooler, rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain and snow. Lows in
the lower 30s. Highs in the mid 40s. Northeast winds around
5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs in the lower 50s.
.SATURDAY...Rain. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid 50s.

$$

Ryan



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